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Dec 1, 2007 Ethan Brown
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Topics: English legal system: criminal procedure, English legal system: police procedures, History, History...
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Oct 30, 2007 James D. Doss
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Topics: Mystery And Suspense Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Mystery/Suspense, Mystery...
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Aug 7, 2007 Stuart MacBride
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Topics: Mystery And Suspense Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Mystery/Suspense, Mystery...
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Jun 26, 2007 Michael Koryta
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Topics: Crime & mystery, Mystery And Suspense Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,...
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2007 Delany, Vicki, 1951-
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Delany's intriguing series opener introduces young constable Molly Smith, who almost literally stumbles across a rare murder victim in peaceful Trafalgar, British Columbia. The deceased, Reg Montgomery, was a widely distrusted newcomer planning to develop a luxury resort outside the town, making for a long list of suspects. The community is further divided by Smith's mother's plans for a public memorial to American draft resisters who fled to Canada during the Vietnam War. Struggling to recover...
Topics: Draft resisters, City and town life, Police
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2007 Wilson, Robert, 1957-
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"A Harvest book"
Topic: Police
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Topics: Police, Serrailler, Simon (Fictitious character)
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2007 Kaminsky, Stuart M
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Topics: Lieberman, Abe (Fictitious character), Police, Detective and mystery stories
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2007 Hill, Susan, 1942-
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Map on endpapers
Topics: Police, Serrailler, Simon (Fictitious character)
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2007 Griffith, Nicola
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Shaken by a brutal event involving one of her self-defense students and still grieving her lover Julia's death, lesbian former cop Aud Torvingen travels from Atlanta to Seattle to deal with possible fraud by the real estate manager handling her late father's holdings and finds herself investigating the sabotage of a television pilot and strongly attracted to the set's caterer, former stuntwoman Victoria "Kick" Kuiper
Topics: Torvingen, Aud (Fictitious character), Ex-police officers, Lesbians, Self-defense for women, Real...
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2007 Schwegel, Theresa
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Rookie police officer Ray Weiss, following in his family's law enforcement legacy, confronts a brutal hazing initiation on the part of his senior officers in Chicago's District 20 and stumbles upon a corpse
Topics: Police, Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories, Police
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2007 Victoria Thompson
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Topics: Brandt, Sarah (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Women detectives -- New York (State) -- New York...
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2007 Steinhauer, Olen
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Homicide inspector Emil Brod reluctantly investigates the death of lieutenant general Yuri Kolev who may have been murdered by an underground prodemocracy group
Topic: Police
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2007 Kellerman, Faye
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In the aftermath of a suspicious commuter plane crash in Los Angeles, police lieutenant Peter Decker investigates the claims of one family that foul play had been involved, a suspicion that gains credibility when a key victim is discovered to be someone else
Topics: Decker, Peter (Fictitious character), Lazarus, Rina (Fictitious character), Police, Aircraft...
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2007 Grimes, Martha
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Richard Jury investigates the death of a wealthy bachelor with a mysterious past who was last seen in a club named Dust
Topics: Jury, Richard (Fictitious character), Police
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2007 Parker, T. Jefferson
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Hitting rock bottom after losing his family and ability to work after an explosion that was intended to kill him, former police officer Matt Stromsoe takes a job as a bodyguard for a television personality whose private life has rendered her a stalker's target
Topics: Ex-police officers, Bodyguards
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2007 Coleman, Reed Farrel, 1956-
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Topics: Prager, Moe (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Ex-police officers, Retirees
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2007 Housewright, David, 1955-
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Topics: McKenzie, Mac (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Ex-police officers, False arrest
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2007 Cannell, Stephen J
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Frantically searching for his wife, Alexa, who vanished after a night out at L.A.'s Parker Center, Shane Scully investigates the execution-style murder of an African-American gang member found in Alexa's car
Topics: Scully, Shane (Fictitious character), Police, Sound recording industry, Missing persons, Hip-hop
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2007 Mickey Spillane
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Topics: Ex-police officers -- Fiction, Abduction -- Fiction, Pulp literature
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2007 Picoult, Jodi, 1966-
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Originally published: New York: G.P. Putnam's, 1996; London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2006
Topics: Police chiefs, Assisted suicide, Adultery, Adultery, Assisted suicide, Police chiefs
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2007 Todd, Charles
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Topics: Rutledge, Ian (Fictitious character), Police
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2007 Bruen, Ken
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Topics: Taylor, Jack (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Ex-police officers
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2007 White, Dave, 1979-
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When he investigates the hit-and-run death of his friend, Gerry Figueroa, ex-cop-turned-private detective Jackson Donne, tormented by painful memories of his own past, discovers that there may be a link between Gerry's death and another murder case involving a marriage gone horribly wrong
Topics: Private investigators, Ex-police officers
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2007 Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2006
Topics: Murder, Police, Judges, Judges' spouses, Judges, Judges' spouses, Murder, Police
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2007 Crais, Robert
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Includes excerpt from The Watchman by Robert Crais (p. [435-451])
Topics: Ex-convicts, Police corruption, Revenge
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2007 York, Rebecca; Glick, Ruth, 1942-
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"Ruth Glick writing as Rebecca York"--Cover
Topics: Princesses, Police, Private, Hostages, Hostages, Police, Private, Princesses
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Topics: Beaumont, J.P. (Fictitious character), Police, Detective and mystery stories
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2007 Zerries, A. J
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"A Tom Doherty Associates Book."
Topics: Police, Art thefts, Art thefts, Police
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2007 Marshall, Michael, 1965 May 3-
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Traveling to Seattle when his wife goes missing during a business trip, Jack Whalen uncovers unsettling truths and is enlisted by a childhood friend to untangle other mysteries involving a businessman's will and the disappearance of a young girl
Topic: Ex-police officers
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2007 Spencer, Sally
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Detective Chief Inspector Woodend finds himself confronting the work of a possible serial killer when a murdered man is found hanging from a bridge and another is found dangling from a crane
Topics: Crime & mystery, Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Mystery/Suspense, Mystery &...
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2007 Kellerman, Jonathan
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Topics: Delaware, Alex (Fictitious character), Sturgis, Milo (Fictitious character), Police, Young women,...
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2007 Rendell, Ruth, 1930-
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Searching for truffles in a wood, a man and his dog unearth something less savoury-a human hand. The body, as Chief Inspector Wexford is informed later, has lain buried for ten years or so, wrapped in a purple cotton shroud. The post mortem cannot reveal the precise cause of death. The only clue is a crack in one of the dead man's ribs. Although the police database covers a relatively short period of time, it stores a long list of Missing Persons. So Wexford knows he is going to have a job on...
Topics: Wexford, Inspector (Fictitious character), Kingsmarkham (England : Imaginary place), Police
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2007 Carr, Robyn
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A twice-married, decorated U.S. Marine Corps reservist who had been wounded in the line of duty, LAPD officer Mike Valenzuela finds peace and healing in the town of Virgin River, as well as new love in the person of Brie Sheridan, a Sacramento prosecutor who has sought refuge in Virgin River after nearly losing her life at the hands of a deranged criminal
Topics: Police, Public prosecutors, Women lawyers
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2007 Bruen, Ken
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Topics: Brant, Detective Sergeant (Fictitious character), Roberts, Chief Inspector (Fictitious character),...
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2007 Qiu, Xiaolong, 1953-
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Chief Inspector Chen Cao of the Shanghai Police Department finds himself caught up in a dangerous case when the bodies of two young women dressed in identical red mandarin dresses turn up, igniting fears of the city's first sexual serial killer
Topics: Chen, Inspector (Fictitious character), Police, Young women
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2007 Pelecanos, George P
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Originally published: New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2006
Topics: Police, Serial murderers, Teenagers, Police, Serial murderers, Teenagers
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2007 Graham, Heather
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Includes excerpt from: The last noel (p. [373]-377)
Topics: Ouija board, Police, Serial murderers, Romantic suspense
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2007 Born, James O
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ATF agent Alex Duarte finds himself on the trail of a serial bomber, a case during which he teams up with a Department of Justice lawyer and realizes that he has enemies dangerously close to home
Topic: Police
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2007 Rustage, Alan, 1949-; Spencer, Sally, 1949-
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Topics: Blackstone, Sam (Fictitious character), Police
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2007 Parker, Robert B., 1932-2010
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From the Publisher: When the body of controversial talk-show host Walton Weeks is discovered hanging from a tree on the outskirts of Paradise, police chief Jesse Stone finds himself at the center of a highly public case. When another dead body-that of a young woman-is discovered just a few days later, the pressure to solve the crimes becomes almost unbearable. Two victims in less than a week should provide a host of clues, but all Jesse runs into are dead ends. Yet what may be the most...
Topics: Stone, Jesse (Fictitious character), Police, Police chiefs
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2007 Lawton, John
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Topics: Troy, Frederick (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Police -- Great Britain -- Fiction, London...
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2007 Perry, Thomas, 1947-
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Topics: Police, Police
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2007 Cain, Chelsea
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Addicted to painkillers and still bound to Gretchen Lowell, the beautiful serial killer who had abducted and tortured him before turning herself in, Portland detective Archie Sheridan is caught in another deadly duel with a murderer targeting teenage girls
Topics: Police, Women serial murderers, Women journalists
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2007 Arnaldur Indriðason
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Topic: Police -- Iceland -- Reykjavik -- Fiction.
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2007 Leon, Donna
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A brutal attack on a pediatrician by a Carabiniere captain and two privates, who also take away the doctor's eighteen-month-old son, draws Commissario Guido Brunetti into a dangerous case involving a ring of baby traffickers
Topics: Brunetti, Guido (Fictitious character), Police, Physicians, Kidnapping, Pharmacists
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2007 Leon, Donna
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Originally published: London: William Heinemann, 2006
Topics: Brunetti, Guido (Fictitious character), Police
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2007 Deutermann, Peter T., 1941-
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Infiltrating a dangerous Appalachian mountain gang, former police officer Cam Richter and special agent Carrie Santangelo expose the gang's methamphetamine trade only to learn about their secret activities involving abandoned and abused children
Topic: Ex-police officers
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2007 Arnaldur Indriðason, 1961-; Scudder, Bernard, 1954-2007; Arnaldur Indriðason, 1961- Röddin
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Third vol. in the Reykjavik murder mysteries
Topic: Police
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2007 Hogan, Chuck
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Topics: Police, Murder, Suspense fiction
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2007 Turnbull, Peter, 1950-
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Five years after Duncan Percival is left in a vegetative state following a vicious attack, he finally dies. The case has now become a murder investigation, and DCI Hennessey and DS Yellich are brought in to renew the evidence and re-interview the suspects. As they delve deeper, bodies start turning up, and the detectives are drawn into York's criminal underworld where grasses are punished and the gruesome Chelsea Smile is the favoured method of retribution
Topics: Modern fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Mystery/Suspense, Mystery & Detective -...
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2007 Roberts, Nora
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Topics: Police, Women psychologists, Psychopaths
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2007 John Harvey
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Topics: Police -- Great Britain -- Fiction, Gay men -- Crimes against -- Fiction
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2007 Doss, James D
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After a college student is killed, Police Chief Scott Parris turns to an aging shaman, who had visions of the killing, to track down the person responsible before they can kill again
Topics: Moon, Charlie (Fictitious character : Doss), Indians of North America, Women journalists,...
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2007 King, Jonathon
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Undertaking a technology-free vacation in an isolated region of the Florida Everglades, private eye Max Freeman and detective Sherry Richards are caught in the path of a violent hurricane that tests their survival skills and pits them against murderous looters
Topics: Freeman, Max (Fictitious character), Ex-police officers, Hurricanes
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2007 Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Topics: Rich people, Police, Police, Rich people
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2007 Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Includes an excerpt of J.D. Robb's "Creation in Death" (p. [375]-392.)
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Teachers, Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police,...
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2007 Connelly, Michael, 1956-
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Includes excerpt from Echo Park, c2006
Topics: Bosch, Harry (Fictitious character), Police, Serial murders
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2007 Steinhauer, Olen
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When a plane carrying a People's Militia homicide investigator is hijacked by Armenian terrorists and explodes in midair, the two detectives assigned to the case find their investigation leads to a seven-year-old killing and to a web of political intrigue
Topics: Mystery And Suspense Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Mystery/Suspense, Mystery...
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2007 Penny, Louise
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Previously published under title: Dead cold. London : Headline, 2006
Topics: Police, Murder, City and town life
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2007 Child, Lee
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A Reacher novel
Topics: Reacher, Jack (Fictitious character), Ex-police officers, Mercenary troops
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2007 Ward, J. R. (Jessica Bird); Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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"An Onyx book."
Topics: Vampires, Police
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2007 Burke, James Lee, 1936-
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Detective Dave Robicheaux is facing the most painful and dangerous case of his career. A troubled young woman breezes into his hometown of New Iberia, Louisiana. She happens to be the daughter of Robicheaux's onetime best friend--a friend he witnessed gunned down in a bank robbery, a tragedy that forever changed Robicheaux's life. The twists begin when Trish Klein--the only offspring of Robicheaux's Vietnam-era buddy--starts passing marked hundred-dollar bills in local casinos. Is she a good...
Topics: Robicheaux, Dave (Fictitious character), Police, Mystery fiction
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2007 Santlofer, Jonathan, 1946-
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Topics: Police artists, Serial murderers
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2007 Sinclair, Linnea, 1954-; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Bahia Vista homicide detective Theo Petrakos thought he'd seen it all. Then a mummified corpse and a room full of futuristic hardware sends Guardian Force commander Jorie Mikkalah into his life. Before the night's through, he has become her unofficial partner -- and official prisoner -- in a race to save the earth
Topics: Police, Zombies
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2007 Joseph Heywood
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Topics: Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Mystery/Suspense, Mystery & Detective - Police...
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2007 Robb, J. D., 1950-
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"Nora Roberts writing as J.D. Robb"--Jacket
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen
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2007 Robb, J. D., 1950-
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With help from her husband, Roarke, Lt. Eve Dallas investigates a double murder, a tax evasion and money laundering scheme in a high profile accounting firm, a missing person, and a mysterious death while planning a baby shower for her friend, Mavis
Topics: Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Mystery/Suspense, Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths,...
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2007 Peterson, Ann Voss
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"Larger print"--Cover
Topics: Large type books, Police, Bodyguards, Women computer scientists, Deaf women, Bodyguards, Deaf...
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2007 De Castrique, Mark
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Topics: Undertakers and undertaking, Ex-police officers
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2007 DeMille, Nelson
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While investigating the death of a member of the Federal Anti-Terrorist Task Force, Detective John Corey and his wife, FBI Agent Kate Mayfield, stumble into the middle of a terrifying nuclear conspiracy
Topics: Corey, John (Fictitious character), Ex-police officers, Nuclear terrorism, Terrorism
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2007 Sallis, James, 1944-
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A year or so has passed since the events of Cypress Grove. Ex-policeman, ex-con, former therapist Turner has become deputy sheriff in the small town within driving distance of Memphis, Tennessee, to which he had migrated in hopes of escaping his past and finding a measure of peace. His life is mending as he and Val Bjorn grow closer. And then a young man, arrested on a routine traffic stop with more than $200,000 in his trunk, is forcibly sprung from jail after Sheriff Don Lee is brutally...
Topics: Mystery And Suspense Fiction, Fiction, Fiction - Mystery/ Detective, Mystery/Suspense, Mystery...
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2007 Ellison, J. T
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Homicide detective Taylor Jackson teams up with her lover John Baldwin, an FBI profiler, when the sadistic serial killer he is tracking comes to Nashville, while ambitious TV reporter Whitney Connolly, believing that this killer is her ticket out of Nashville, will do anything to break the case
Topics: Serial murderers, Police, Criminal profilers
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2007 Kelley Armstrong
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Topics: Ex-police officers -- Fiction, Murder for hire -- Fiction
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2007 Ferrarella, Marie
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Excerpt from His Only obsession by Beverly Barton (p. [245]-248)
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Physicians, Police